Police find body of elderly man who went missing

Police have found the body of an elderly man who had been reported as missing early this morning.

The man, Giovanni Tarantino, 79, left his home before sunrise Wednesday, and his family notified police of his disappearance at around 4:30 a.m. Police eventually found his body off Taylors Lane in the Rye Neck section of Mamaroneck.

His family says he suffered from Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and diabetes.

Police say they found a gun next to Tarantino's body.

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